Tag: Schools

Guest Blog: Chris Dunn @ShrekTheTeacher We’ve been learning about ‘People who help us’ this week, including Police Officers and Traffic Wardens.  I took the opportunity to link one of my classes favourite activities, riding the trikes, to one of the stranger learning …

Funny Stories about how children say the funniest things! Awwwwww! Read More »

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Guest Blogger: Chris Dunn @ShrekTheTeacher Poor mental maths ‘ability’ (I say ability, but I suspect it has more to do with education), seems to have become endemic in England.  It’s often talked about in the press, and is so prevalent in my …

Does a lack of mental maths ‘ability’ stem from poor counting? A great read!! Read More »

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Guest Blogger: Adnan Al-Daini @respect65 So the Department for Education [1] has decided that performance- linked pay is to be introduced into our schools from September 2014. A year ago when the Independent School Teachers’ Review Body made such a recommendation, …

Why Performance Related Pay for Teachers Is the Wrong Move! Read More »

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